24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Karlobag, Croatia
— 4 nights
2
Sibenik, Croatia
— 1 night
3
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 1 night
4
Plužine, Montenegro
— 2 nights
5
Koman, Albania
— 1 night
6
Tirana, Albania
— 1 night
7
Saranda, Albania
— 5 nights
8
Durres, Albania
— Few hours
9
Bari, Italy
— 1 night
10
Matera, Italy
— 2 nights
11
Naples, Italy
— 1 night
12
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
13
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
14
Pavia, Italy
— 1 night

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Karlobag, Croatia

Karlobag ©
Karlobag is a seaside municipality on the Adriatic coast in Croatia, located underneath Velebit overlooking the island of Pag, west of Gospić and south of Senj. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Church of the Holy Cross and St. Nicholas Church. Escape the urban bustle at Bear Sanctuary and Nin's Lagoon. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Karlobag: Nin (Stone Bridge and the Old Gate & The Roman Temple).

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Karlobag day trip planner.

Siegen, Germany to Karlobag is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Siegen in August, you will find days in Karlobag are much warmer (36°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (19°C). On the 6th (Mon), you'll travel to Sibenik.

Things to do in Karlobag

Parks · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

Nin, Bear Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Nin's Lagoon ©
Nin's Lagoon
The Church of the Holy Cross ©
The Church of the Holy Cross
St. Nicholas Church ©
St. Nicholas Church

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night
Sibenik, Croatia

Sibenik ©
Sibenik, the oldest Croatian city on the coast, sits as a naturally protected harbor.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): contemplate the long history of St. Michael's Fortress, meet the residents at Aquarium Terrarium Sibenik, and then steep yourself in history at The Cathedral of St James in Sibenik.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Sibenik trip itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Karlobag to Sibenik in 2 hours. Traveling from Karlobag in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Sibenik, with lows of 24°C. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Sibenik

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
St. Michael's Fortress ©
St. Michael's Fortress
The Cathedral of St James in Sibenik ©
The Cathedral of St James in Sibenik
Dalmatian Ethno Village ©
Dalmatian Ethno Village

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Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Dubrovnik City Walls.

For more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Dubrovnik trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Sibenik to Dubrovnik in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August in Dubrovnik, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Wed) before leaving for Plužine.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Fort Lovrijenac ©
Fort Lovrijenac

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Plužine, Montenegro

Plužine ©
Piva Lake remains a top attraction in Pluzine, located in the mountainous northern section of the country.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Bedem Fortress.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Plužine trip planner.

Traveling by car from Dubrovnik to Plužine takes 3 hours. Traveling from Dubrovnik in August, expect little chillier with lows of 16°C in Plužine. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Koman.

Things to do in Plužine

Parks · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trip

Bedem Fortress
Highlights from your plan
Waterfall Rafting Centre ©
Waterfall Rafting Centre
Piva Canyon
Piva Canyon
Bedem Fortress ©
Bedem Fortress

1
night
Koman, Albania

Koman
Koman is a settlement in the former Temal municipality, Shkodër County, northern Albania. To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Koman route maker website.

Traveling by car from Plužine to Koman takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Plužine in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Koman: highs are around 39°C and lows about 25°C. On the 11th (Sat), you'll travel to Tirana.

Things to do in Koman

Parks · Outdoors · Tours

1
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Tirana, Albania

Tirana ©
Tirana, the largest city in Albania, represents one a lively and fast-paced metropolis.
On the 12th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Et`hem Bey Mosque and then take an in-depth tour of Muzeu Historik Kombetar.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Tirana vacation builder tool.

Getting from Koman to Tirana by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Tirana when traveling from Koman in August, with lows around 21°C. On the 12th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Saranda.

Things to do in Tirana

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Muzeu Historik Kombetar ©
Muzeu Historik Kombetar
Et`hem Bey Mosque ©
Et`hem Bey Mosque

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Saranda, Albania

Saranda ©
A popular summer destination for its inexpensive accommodation and stony Mediterranean beaches, Saranda has become a favorite of both Albanian and foreign travelers.
We've included these beaches for you: Pulebardha Beach and Mirror (Pasqyra) Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Butrint National Park and Monastery of 40 Saints. Venture out of the city with trips to Blue Eye (in Vlore) and Gjirokaster (Gjirokaster & Zekate House). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Lekuresi Castle, delve into the distant past at Agios Saranda, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Quaranta beach.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Saranda journey builder.

Traveling by car from Tirana to Saranda takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Tirana to Saranda, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Saranda when traveling from Tirana in August, with lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Durres.

Things to do in Saranda

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Gjirokaster, Butrint National Park, Blue Eye
Highlights from your plan
Blue Eye ©
Blue Eye
Butrint National Park ©
Butrint National Park
Gjirokaster ©
Gjirokaster

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hours
Durres, Albania

Durres ©
Durrës, historically also known as Epidamnos, Durazzo and Dyrrachium, is the largest port and second largest city and a municipality of Albania. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at The Beach Bar and then contemplate the long history of Durres Amphitheatre.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Durres sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Saranda to Durres takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Saranda to Durres, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Saranda in August since evenings lows in Durres dip to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Bari.

Things to do in Durres

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Durres Amphitheatre ©
Durres Amphitheatre

1
night
Bari, Italy

Bari
Puglia's capital city, Bari, is a growing metropolis of industry and one of the country's most important commercial ports.
To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bari sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by car from Durres to Bari takes 9 hours. While traveling from Durres, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Bari, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 24°C. On the 18th (Sat), you're off to Matera.

Things to do in Bari

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nightlife

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Matera, Italy

Matera ©
Famous for its resemblance to the ancient settlements of Jerusalem and Cappadocia, Matera remains one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Cripta del Peccato Originale, stroll through Casa Grotta di Vico Solitario, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Santa Maria de Idris, get to know the fascinating history of Sassi di Matera, then make a trip to Casa Noha, and finally admire the striking features of Cattedrale di Matera. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Parco delle Chiese Rupestri di Matera, delve into the distant past at Materasum Ipogeo, make a trip to Palombaro Lungo, then walk around Parco della Murgia Materana, and finally steep yourself in history at Gravina Sotterranea.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Matera road trip app.

Traveling by car from Bari to Matera takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Matera can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Matera

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Gravina Sotterranea
Highlights from your plan
Sassi di Matera ©
Sassi di Matera
Materasum Ipogeo ©
Materasum Ipogeo
Gravina Sotterranea ©
Gravina Sotterranea

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Naples, Italy

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Parco Acheologico di Ercolano and then browse the exhibits of Museo Cappella Sansevero.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Naples route maker.

Traveling by car from Matera to Naples takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Naples sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Tue) before leaving for Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Highlights from your plan
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero
Spaccanapoli ©
Spaccanapoli

1
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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, then explore the ancient world of Pantheon, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Rome visit app.

Take a train from Naples to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. August in Rome sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno.

To find photos and tourist information, read our Florence online itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in August, Florence is a bit cooler at night with lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Pavia.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno ©
Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno

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Pavia, Italy

Pavia ©
Pavia is a town and comune of south-western Lombardy, northern Italy, 35km south of Milan on the lower Ticino river near its confluence with the Po. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Certosa di Pavia, then look for all kinds of wild species at Oasi di Sant'Alessio, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica San Michele Maggiore.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Pavia route builder tool.

Getting from Florence to Pavia by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August in Pavia, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pavia

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Certosa di Pavia, Oasi di Sant'Alessio
Highlights from your plan
Oasi di Sant'Alessio ©
Oasi di Sant'Alessio
Basilica San Michele Maggiore ©
Basilica San Michele Maggiore